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Sarina Prabasi

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Buunni Coffee seeks to add performance space | Manhattan Times

By Gregg McQueen   The store recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $25,000 to purchase equipment including a sound system, LED lighting, a film projector and screen, and a removable platform stage. In its first week, the campaign…

Kickstarter Spotlight: A Performance Space for Inwood @ Buunni Coffee

WHAT YOU ARE SUPPORTING: THE BUUNNI PERFORMANCE SPACE will present live performance (music and theater), artwork (fine art and photography), literature (readings and poetry) and social justice and wellness programming (lectures and workshops), with the mission to serve the…

Local coffeehouse owner debuts new book | Manhattan Times

By Sherry Mazzocchi   After Buunni took over Inwood’s Darling Coffee, the new coffee shop had a distinctly different vibe. In just one weekend, the slightly freewheeling Darling spirit seemed to give way to a more subdued sensibility. It’s…

Uptown Books – The Coffeehouse Resistance: Brewing Hope in Desperate Times

Uptown entrepreneur and seasoned leader in international development Sarina Prabasi has released her first book. Part coming-to-America story, part lyrical memoir, and yet another part activist’s call to action, The Coffeehouse Resistance: Brewing Hope in Desperate Times is timely,…